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19:54
19:54

Kabale Mourns Former LC5 Chairperson Patrick Keihwa 1 2

Nelson Nshangabasheija, incumbent Kabale District LC5 chairman says that keihwa will be remembered for cherishing peaceful politics in the district.
17:19
17:19

Kitgum Parents Asked to Isolate Students 3 1

William Komakech, Kitgum District Resident District Commissioner told members of the district task force committee at a meeting on Thursday that students who returned home are now a high risk to the parents and community.
16:57
16:57

African Countries Lagging Behind in COVID-19 Vaccination-WHO 1

According to WHO, Africa needs 225 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to reach the target.
16:53
16:53

RDC Bans Bodaboda Operations Along Kayunga District Boundaries 1 1

The major entry points to Kayunga district include River Ssezibwa bridge connecting people from Mukono and Kangulumira town council which borders Njeru in Buikwe district. It can also be accessed by water through districts of Kamuli, Apac, Luwero and Nakasongola.
16:33
16:33

Namayingo Covid-19 Taskforce Chairman Tests Positive, in Isolation 2

Yahaya Kakoza, the Namayingo RDC and Covid-19 Task Force Chairperson in a phone interview with URN says that he developed symptoms of coronavirus and was subjected to the test and was confirmed positive.
16:30
16:30

Home-based Care COVID-19 Patients Flouting Guidelines 1

“Most of these people are not got at their respective homes when we go to check on them meaning they are escaping to freely join other members of the public. This is very dangerous and could escalate the spread of the virus into the communities, “said Tumusiime.
15:24
15:24

COVID-19: Medics Warn Public Against Buying Medicine Combos Over The Counter 5

Idro says people should not buy dexamethasone and Prednisolone which are one of the drugs on the combo lists of pharmacies as treatment for COVID-19 explaining that the drugs increase one’s risk of developing diabetes and can worsen those already battling the disease.
14:11
14:11

Oxygen Plants Failing to Match Demand as COVID-19 Cases Surge MINISTRY OF HEALTH 4 1

Dr. Nathan Onyaki, the Director Masaka Regional Referral Hospital, says that their plant broke down recently after being overstretched because of the growing demand for oxygen. He says that the situation has worsened because of the upsurge in COVID-19 cases being admitted at their treatment facility.
12:57
12:57

Delayed Distribution of Medical Supplies Worries Kyotera, Rakai Districts 2

Dr Edward Muwanga, the Kyotera District Health Officer, says that they are eagerly waiting for the supplies given the increasing number of COVID cases. As of Monday, the district had 388 confirmed COVID-19 cases.
11:40
11:40

200 Labour Export Companies in Crisis as Flights to UAE are Suspended 1

Uganda Airlines has also been preparing to launch flights to Dubai at the end of this month using its two newly acquired A330-800Neo Airbuses. And the over 200 labour export companies under Uganda Association of External Recruitment Agencies (UAERA) will soon meet to discuss the latest move and communicate the way forward.
11:12
11:12

Construction Of Port Health Lab In Busia Stalls 1 4 Top story

The construction work after Busia Municipal authorities handed over 2.9 acres of land to the Health Ministry for the construction of staff quarters and a modern laboratory for the Port health facility, which is found at the one-stop border post.
10:26
10:26

47 Students Test Positive for COVID-19 COVID-19 in Schools 1

James Onono Ojok, the Gulu University Public Relations Officer told URN on Thursday morning that the students did not present with severe conditions and were placed under home-based care.
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